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The Ginger Man

Bar, American, International, Pub
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99 Washington Street, Norwalk, CT
+1 203-354-0163
Today
11:45 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:45 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:45 - 02:00
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129 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Fantastic craft beer selection and very helpful bartenders .. Great atmosphere as a couple or with friends. We had their buffalo wings which were great! Definitely would come back here!

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Thank Margherita P
Redding, Connecticut, USA
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471 reviews
361 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

Went here with some friends - expected more of a restaurant feel, but was greeted by more of a bar scene. As a bar scene goes - it was rather nice with an enormous selection of beers on tap. Many of the beers were New England specialty beers which I really enjoyed. Was not impressed with the menu or the... More 

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1 Thank yecats59
norwalk, United States
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015

Excellent menu and prices, tariff ice service! This converted bank building is warm and friendly, and the menu offers something for everyone.

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Thank Donna N
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

Great Burgers! Nice dark atmosphere for either a relaxing night with friends or a romantic date night. Not the type of bar if you want to dance. Whisky and beer drinks will be very happy here!

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Thank Rachel_W_Travel
Norwalk, Connecticut
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

Cozy, lots of wood and feels very warm. Outdoor seating in warmer months. Lots of great beers and also bourbons. VERY knowledgeable and helpful staff if you are unsure of what you'll like or want to try something different. Food could be better and have a better selection.

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Thank Dainelle G
Norwalk, Connecticut
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149 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2014

Stopped in to the Ginger Man pub on Washington Street last night with my wife. The beer selection is truly outstanding, and as such rates five Tripadvisor bull's-eyes. Unfortunately, the décor, lighting, and food dropped Ginger Man's overall rating down to an average three bull's-eyes. My wife commented that The Ginger Man would be a good place for the guys... More 

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Thank brume74
New York, New York, United States
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

A very good beer collection, with a lot of unorthodox varities. Definitely some place I would revisit.

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Thank Prashant G
Astoria, New York, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

Go check this place out! The decor is stunning, very beautiful. It's a great place for a quiet drink with friends.

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Thank Kirche Z
Shelton, Connecticut
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

I never had a great experience at the Ginger Man but it was fine to go with some friends for lunch or a light bite. The food is typical dull bar food, not of a good quality but quick for lunch. Order something safe and it should be fine. That is until my salad turned out to be fully rotted... More 

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1 Thank gia b
Hamden, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2014

Great beer selection...friendly servers...and cool vibe. The wings were excellent (and not your typical wings) and duck confit quesadilla was out of this world!!!

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Thank Mark K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, American, International, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 01:00
Monday
11:45 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 01:00
Thursday
11:45 - 01:00
Friday
11:45 - 02:00
Saturday
11:45 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Washington Street, Norwalk, CT
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: +1 203-354-0163

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?